Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 142%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics169% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive240% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory61.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 21:09
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 504
QC Float 513
QC Mixed 518
116% 512 Pts
MC Int 704
MC Float 794
MC Mixed 757
112% 752 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 560
Reflection 536
Parallax 579
175% 558 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 540
Splatting 300
164% 372 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 169%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$230
350GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
240% Outstanding
Read 2,029
Write 1,299
Mixed 1,490
356% 1,606 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 43
179% 70 MB/s
DQ Read 608
DQ Write 523
DQ Mixed 128
215% 419 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 240%
Great: 272%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 229
Write 240
Mixed 180
162% 216 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 3.17
4K Mixed 0.3
120% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 134%
Great: 233%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2666 C15 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
88.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 27.9
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 29
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 57.5
70% 57.5 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 143%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 5,998 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $245

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,374
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